Understanding the great trade collapse of 2008–09 and the subsequent trade recovery
AbstractThis article documents the Great Trade Collapse of 2008–09, as well as the dramatic recovery in trade of 2009–10. The authors consider how three distinct policy actions — fiscal stimulus, funding for trade finance and a commitment to refrain from increasing trade barriers — might have affected both the collapse and recovery.
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Volume (Year): (2011)
Issue (Month): Q II ()
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